| Jun 5, 2013
| 1:46 AM
I was recently at the Hospital for Special Care in New Britain, covering this story about it's Autism Center and the push to become a Patient Centered Medical Home for families affected by the disorder.
I immediately noticed the bright, vibrant art that...
| Dec 15, 2012
| 12:34 PM
My mind drifts from one thing to another following the Newtown school shooting, but keeps coming back to the horrific image of parents being required to look at photographs of their beautiful, dead children in order to make a positive identification.
| Apr 11, 2013
| 5:42 AM
A woman called a "Champion of Change" by President Barack Obama has visited New Britian to lend advice about the problem of chronic absenteeism in school.
On March 20th, national school attendance authority Hedy Chang, in cooperation with the New...
| Apr 2, 2012
| 10:17 AM
They called him ``Skirts'' behind his back and he had to build a high fence around his Kensington home to ward off curiosity seekers.
The local legend of William T. Sloper has prompted unabashed giggles and piqued the curiosity of area residents ever...
| May 17, 2012
| 10:32 AM
Robert Baskin thought his daughter was finally getting her life back on track. She had successfully completed a drug rehab program in Middletown this summer. She attended Narcotics Anonymous meetings and spoke of plans to get her high school...
| Nov 5, 2012
| 2:08 PM
After you cast your vote Tuesday, treat yourself to an Election Day special at one of these Connecticut restaurants:
Max Restaurant Group offers half-priced bottles of wine at all of its Connecticut locations. maxrestaurantgroup.com.
| Feb 7, 2012
| 8:54 AM
At least 25 homes in East Haven were destroyed, one person has died, others are missing and more than half the state is without power after Tropical Storm Irene tore through Connecticut Sunday.
East Haven mayor April Capone said that at least 25 homes in...
| Feb 4, 2010
| 2:41 PM
Police have identified a woman who was found dead in a home in the Stanley Quarter neighborhood this morning and are preparing to charge her husband.
Police were called around 8:15 a.m. after a relative found the body of Dia Palafox, 30, in the home at...
| May 10, 2011
| 2:30 PM
Despite numerous hours of talks over the past two months, Gov. Dannel P. Malloy ordered layoff notices to start going out Tuesday because no deal has been reached between his administration and the state employee unions.
Malloy had been warning workers...
| Feb 16, 2011
| 12:37 PM
With same sex marriages legal in Connecticut, many gay male and lesbian couples have been tying the equality knot.
After 29 years together, Garrett Stack and John Anderson of Woodbridge had a church wedding in 2009.
“There is nothing traditional...
| Aug 5, 2011
| 7:36 AM
The hills are alive at the Woodbury Ski Area where you don’t need snow to find fast company. True, there are about 76 degrees of separation between January and July but the sensation is the same, downhill tubing in the warm weather is on the...